VALPARAISO | The 2014 Miss Great Lakes and Miss Kankakee Valley Scholarship Pageant will be held at 2 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Memorial Opera House, 104 E. Indiana Ave. Females between the ages of 13 and 24 who live, work, or attend school in Fulton, Marshall, Pulaski, Porter, LaPorte, St. Joseph or Starke counties are eligible to enter.
The winners of each title are eligible for the Miss Indiana Pageant in June, 2014. The Miss Indiana Pageant will be held in Zionsville.
Contestants for Miss Great Lakes and Miss Kankakee Valley are judged and scored in the following categories: Personal Interview, Swimsuit, Talent, Onstage Question and Evening Wear.
Contestants for the Miss Great Lakes and Miss Kankakee Valley Outstanding Teen are judged and scored in the following categories: Personal Interview, Fitness Wear, Talent, Onstage Question, and Evening Wear. Any young women ages 13-17 and not a senior in high school is eligible to enter.
“We are looking for an outstanding field of competitors in the upcoming pageant. This is a great opportunity for young women to win scholarship money and compete in the Miss Indiana Pageant next June. We are also very excited to move to our new home in Porter County,” said Executive Director Christy Messer, who co-director is Ashley Norem.
For information or to obtain an application, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (574) 806-7435 or email@example.com or (574) 933-4347. The deadline for applications is Friday.